ecological horror

Rattlers – USA, 1976

‘What a horrible way to die!’ Rattlers is a 1976 American horror feature film produced and directed by John McCauley (Deadly Intruder) from a screenplay co-written with Jerry Golding. The movie stars Sam Chew, Elisabeth Chauvet, Tony Ballen, Dan Priest, Ron Gold, Darwin Joston, and… Read More ›

Piranha – USA, 1978

Piranha is a 1978 American horror feature film about a swarm of killer piranhas. It was directed by Joe Dante (The Howling, Gremlins, Trapped Ashes; Burying the Ex) and stars Bradford Dillman (Bug), Heather Menzies, Kevin McCarthy (Invasion of the Body Snatchers), Keenan Wynn, Barbara Steele (Black Sunday; Shivers), Dick Miller and Belinda Balaski. Produced by Roger… Read More ›

Waterborne – short, Australia, 2015

‘Don’t drink the water’ Waterborne is a 2015 Australian horror short film directed by Ryan Coonan from a screenplay co-written with Richard Barcaricchio. Press release: Octopod Films and Veritas Entertainment, in association with Deadpan Films, are proud to bring you ‘Waterborne’… Read More ›

Prophecy – USA, 1979

‘The monster movie’ Prophecy is a 1979 science fiction horror film directed by John Frankenheimer (Seconds; The Manchurian Candidate) from a screenplay by David Seltzer (The Omen). It stars Robert Foxworth, Talia Shire (Windows) and Armand Assante. The film is an… Read More ›

Bug – USA, 1975

‘The picture you see with your eyes closed.’ Bug is a 1975 American science fiction horror film directed by Jeannot Szwarc (Jaws 2) from a screenplay by William Castle (Homicidal, The Tingler) and Thomas Page, based on his 1973 novel The Hephaestus Plague. It was the last film… Read More ›